Public Image Ltd
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1978
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Public Image Ltd

Public Image Ltd Biography (Wikipedia)

Public Image Ltd (abbreviated as PiL) are an English post-punk band formed by singer John Lydon (a.k.a. Johnny Rotten), guitarist Keith Levene, bassist Jah Wobble, and drummer Jim Walker. The group's personnel has changed frequently over the years; Lydon has been the sole constant member.

Following the breakup of the Sex Pistols, Lydon was eager to pursue a more experimental project and formed PiL in 1978. Later that year, the group released its debut First Issue (1978), featuring an abrasive, bass-heavy sound and drawing on elements of dub, noise, and progressive rock. Their second album Metal Box (1979) pushed their sound further into the avant-garde, and is often regarded as among the most influential and challenging albums of the post-punk era.

By 1984, both Levene and Wobble had left the group, and the group came under the direction of Lydon, who released a number of further albums, including This Is What You Want... This Is What You Get (1984). After a late 1990s hiatus, Lydon reformed the group and has released several further albums, most recently What the World Needs Now... (2015). .

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Public Image Ltd Performances & Interviews


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Rise
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Rise
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Flowers of Romance
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Flowers of Romance
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(This Is Not A) Love Song
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(This Is Not A) Love Song
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Love Hope (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Love Hope (Radio 1 Session, 25 Mar 1992)
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Bad Baby
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Bad Baby
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Death Disco
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Death Disco
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Memories
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Memories
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Careering - BBC Session 1979
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Careering - BBC Session 1979
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Pop Tones - John Peel Session 10th Dec 1979
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Pop Tones - John Peel Session 10th Dec 1979
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Chant - John Peel Session 10th Dec 1979
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Chant - John Peel Session 10th Dec 1979
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Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 2013
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2013-06-28T20:57:33
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2013
Glastonbury: 2013

Glastonbury: 2013

07:00
Worthy Farm, Pilton

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